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Last week, U2 surprisingly unleashed their new album, Songs of Innocence, free to all iTunes users during Apple’s keynote. That album features the song “The Miracle (of Joey Ramone),” which honors the late Joey Ramone, and the friends and family of Ramone are giving the tune two...
Bruce Springsteen’s resident filmmaker Thom Zimny will be opening up “The Boss’” film vaults for a special 65th birthday presentation on Tuesday (September 23rd). Backstreets.com posted “the Friends of The Bruce Springsteen Special Collection and Monmouth University will be...
Every one of Billy Joel’s shows during his ongoing residency at New York City’s Madison Square Garden has been special in its own right -- but Wednesday’s show (September 17th) marked a special moment during Billy's "Big Apple" stand. For the first time since 2009, Billy...
TBS’s Conan show will have no shortage of talent during next week’s nightly tribute to George Harrison, with Paul Simon being added to the festivities. The tribute to the “Quiet” Beatle is in celebration of the eagerly awaited new Harrison box set, George Harrison: The Apple...
Coming to CD, DVD and Blu-ray this November will be two classic Rolling Stones concerts from 1975 and 1981. The two shows are the first in the band’s From The Vault series, with Hampton Coliseum - Live In 1981 coming on November 4th, and L.A. Forum - Live In 1975 coming on...
Following Paul McCartney’s lead from last year, on September 22nd, Paul Simon will join the star-studded cast at the Shakespeare Center Of Los Angeles' 24th Annual Simply Shakespeare benefit reading of "The Bard’s" As You Like It. Hosted by Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson, the evening...
Tickets go on sale this morning (Wednesday, September 17th) at 12 noon ET for Bruce Springsteen’s November 5th appearance at the New York Comedy Festival’s Stand Up For Heroes 8 benefit, according to Backstreets.com. The show, held at Manhattans's Theater at Madison Square...
During Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers' Monday night gig (September 15th) at Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo Center, they welcomed their legendary opening act, Steve Winwood, out onstage to perform two of his classic ‘60s hits. Winwood, who hadn’t joined Petty and the crew during...
The George Harrison estate is looking for fans to create the first ever video for the ”Quiet” Beatle's second Top 10 hit, “What Is Life.” Genero.tv posted: “The winning video, chosen by Olivia and Dhani Harrison, will not only win $5,000 but will become the official music video...